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Joseph Swan

Sir Joseph Wilson Swan FRS was an English physicist, chemist, and inventor. He is known as an independent early developer of a successful incandescent light bulb, and is the person responsible for developing and supplying the first incandescent lights used to illuminate homes and public buildings, including the Savoy Theatre, London, in 1881... Read More

BornJoseph Wilson Swan
31 October 1828
Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland, County Durham, England
Died27 May 1914 (aged 85)
Warlingham, Surrey, England
FieldsPhysics, Chemistry
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